Our team regularly releases new polls and thought pieces on public affairs, marketing, and generational differences (including Canadian Millennials). We strive to generate high quality insights while being transparent and honest about our methods. You can access all our polls and insights on this page.

Thoughts + Findings

29 | 08 | 2014


By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto Third of several releases in the coming two weeks. For interviews or quotes, or […]

By: David
27 | 08 | 2014


By Bruce Anderson and David Coletto Second of several releases in the coming two week. For interviews or quotes, or […]

By: David
25 | 08 | 2014

Federal Liberals ahead by Six: LPC 35%, CPC 29%, NDP 22%

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto Liberals ahead by six: 35%-29%. More feel Canada headed in right direction (43%) than […]

By: David
21 | 08 | 2014

Federal Politics without a BQ?

By Bruce Anderson and David Coletto Our first past the post elections can be won or lost on movements of […]

By: David
06 | 08 | 2014

Macleans: Why Stephen Harper has reason to celebrate CETA

Although major work remains, here’s why the PM can highlight this trade deal between Canada and Europe John Geddes August […]

By: David
03 | 07 | 2014

Ontario polls show how it should be done

The polls were not exactly the miss they have been made out to be. What’s more, some polls provided good […]

By: David
11 | 06 | 2014

From one pollster to another: Stop trying to predict elections

Bruce Anderson Globe and Mail June 11, 2014 For 30 years, I’ve designed and analyzed public opinion surveys. I’ve done […]

By: David
30 | 05 | 2014

Abacus Data Releases Major New Study of Canadian Millennials

Starting this week, The Globe and Mail will reporting on some of the results of a new study of Canadians […]

By: David
27 | 05 | 2014

Kathleen Wynne’s Liberals hold small lead over Hudak’s PCs in Ontario election campaign: new poll

National Post Staff and Canadian Press | May 27, 2014 | Last Updated: May 27 10:44 AM ET Kathleen Wynne and the Liberals have a small […]

By: David
26 | 05 | 2014

Abacus Data, Sun News Network to release weekly Ontario polling data

TORONTO and OTTAWA, May 23, 2014 /CNW/ – Each week until the conclusion of the Ontario election campaign, Sun News Network along with its polling partner […]

By: David
05 | 05 | 2014

David Coletto on CFRA Radio’s the Lunch Bunch

On Monday May 5, Abacus CEO David Coletto joined Rick Gibbons and Graham Richardson on 580 CFRA’s The Lunch Bunch […]

By: David
30 | 03 | 2014

Canadians not keen on another Afghanistan

OTTAWA – A majority of Canadians are proud of the men and women who fought in Afghanistan, but would be […]

By: David

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